The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Release Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
Wales / South Wales
Rank 77 91 90
Rank change year-on-year +14 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Release Management 9 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.06% 0.80% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.99% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 12
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +58.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,977
% change year-on-year - +4.70%  

Release Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 723 1015 984
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 85.16% 81.66% 83.96%
Number of salaries quoted 620 859 859
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,675 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Release Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in South Wales

Release Management
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Release Management in South Wales.

Salary trend for Release Management in South Wales

Release Management
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in South Wales over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Release Management in South Wales

Release Management
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +4 4 £27,000 -43.15%
Cardiff +7 3 £47,500 +20.25% 2
Torfaen - 2 £27,500 -
Release Management
Wales

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) SaaS
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (40.00%) IaaS
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Unix
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 5 (33.33%) Neo4j
4 5 (33.33%) PaaS
4 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (33.33%) RESTful
4 5 (33.33%) Java EE
5 4 (26.67%) JPA
5 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (26.67%) Dropwizard

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) IaaS
1 6 (40.00%) SaaS
2 5 (33.33%) PaaS
3 2 (13.33%) G Suite
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) Office 365
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (33.33%) Neo4j
2 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 2 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (13.33%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Release Management Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Java EE
1 5 (33.33%) RESTful
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) Dropwizard
2 4 (26.67%) JMX
2 4 (26.67%) JPA
2 4 (26.67%) JSF
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) Spring Boot
3 3 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) COM+
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
1 2 (13.33%) Digital TV
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (26.67%) Dependency Management
5 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Perforce
6 2 (13.33%) Google
6 2 (13.33%) Nagra
7 1 (6.67%) Avaya
7 1 (6.67%) Splunk
7 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Salary: From £26,302 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago